All about MASSAGE

Benefits, misconception and why you need one NOW!

Janet Markovits will discuss everything you need to know about prenatal massage, labor support, postpartum, massage and baby massage. Janet is a leading authority on this topic, and is sharing the misconceptions, benefits and techniques that you can do at home and why it’s the best thing you can do for yourself during this special time. This is a show you don’t want to miss plus she’s going to tell you some of her favorite massage products.

Janet Markovits, LMT

Janet Markovits, LMT has been a prenatal massage therapist for over 13 years. She is the owner of Maternal Massage and More in New York City and is one of the few massage therapists in New York specializing specifically in perinatal massage. Janet started her career as a sports therapist and now focuses on prenatal massage, labor support, postpartum and baby massage. She has studied numerous modalities including Maya Abdominal Massage, Lymphatic Drainage and CranioSacral. These days she meets her clients pregnant and they become regulars throughout their pregnancy and beyond. Maternal Massage and More has been featured on the CW11 Morning News in New York City as well as ABC News and numerous magazines. Janet is also the founder of The Pregnant New Yorker which provides fun, alternative health events in New York City. It gives women the opportunity to talk to experts and see products first hand during their pregnancy. Janet is New York State licensed and a graduate of the Swedish Institute of Massage. She is Nationally Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. She has done volunteer work for the NYC Fire Department after Sept 11th and volunteered her services for the NYC Marathon and Bike NY. Janet continues to educate herself and her clients on the latest techniques and research. Janet is thrilled to share her knowledge with the moms-to-be and new moms on Voice America.